Winston Churchill

1874 - 1965

A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on danger

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Danger - if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never!

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on meetings and preparation

I am ready to meet my maker, but whether my maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter.

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on drinking and meetings

Meeting Franklin Roosevelt was like opening your first bottle of champagne; knowing him was like drinking it.

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on babies, community, and investment

There is no finer investment for any community than putting milk into babies.

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on good and modesty

He is a modest little man who has a good deal to be modest about.

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on traditions

Don't talk to me about Naval tradition. It's nothing but rum, sodomy, and the lash.

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on good and honor

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Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never - in nothing, great or small, large or petty - never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense. See Shakespear, King Lear, Act V, scene iii. and William Pitt, Earl of Chatham, "Never . . . Lay Down Arms"

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: Address at Harrow School, October 1941

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill

Never give in. Never. Never. Never. Never.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: Speech to House of Commons honoring him after retirement

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on authors, books, and good

There is a good saying to the effect that when a new book appears one should read an old one. As as author I would not recommend too strict an adherence to this saying.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: A Churchill Reader, edited by Colin Coote

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on heart, hope, luck, nations, war, and world

On the outcome of World War II: It was the nation and the race dwelling all 'round the globe that had the lion's heart. I had the luck to be called upon to give the lion's roar. I also hope that I sometimes suggested to the lion the right place to use his claws.

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